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COVID-19 claims life of yet another ex-Gurkha serviceman

COVID-19 claims life of yet another ex-Gurkha serviceman


LONDON: Yet one other ex-British Gurkha serviceman has succumbed to Covid-19 in London.

Sixty-five-year-old Laxin Bahadur Gurung breathed his final on Monday. He had been dwelling in Redding, outdoors London metropolis.

He handed away at 7:00 am on Monday whereas present process remedy at a hospital in Redding, stated Kamal Gurung, a social employee.

Gurung had been hospitalised for the final two weeks and was stored on a ventilator of late. He died simply when preparations have been being made to take away him from ventilator assist after docs stated that he was recovering.

Originally from Ghandruk, Kaski of Nepal, he owned a home in Pokhara.

Laxin additionally served because the President of Ghandruk Society Redding.

According to Kamal Gurung, Laxin was in fine condition and neither was a smoker nor consumed alcohol.

So far, 9 Nepalis have died of COVID-19 within the United Kingdom and 6 of them are ex-British Gurkha troopers.


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  • The publish COVID-19 claims lifetime of one more ex-Gurkha serviceman appeared first on The Himalayan Times.


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